Period
to 7 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Ansible skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ansible over the 6 months to 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 80 83 95
Rank change year-on-year +3 +12 -27
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 66 205 206
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.89% 3.54% 3.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.69% 29.08% 25.06%
Number of salaries quoted 61 183 176
Median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £75,000
South East median annual salary £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52% +12.20%

Ansible is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 319 705 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.99% 12.16% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 245 570 574
Median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% -
10th Percentile £37,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £81,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +10.53%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Ansible as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Berkshire

Ansible
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ansible in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Ansible in Berkshire

Ansible
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ansible in Berkshire over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Ansible in Berkshire

Ansible
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 7 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury +45 16 £52,500 -2.33% 1
Reading -14 16 £63,750 +2.00% 5
Maidenhead +24 11 £70,000 +12.00%
Bracknell +17 10 £85,000 +47.83% 1
Slough +31 6 £65,000 -11.86% 3
Ansible
South East

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, IT jobs citing Ansible also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 61 (92.42%) DevOps
2 48 (72.73%) Docker
2 48 (72.73%) Linux
3 42 (63.64%) AWS
4 41 (62.12%) Python
5 39 (59.09%) Terraform
6 38 (57.58%) Kubernetes
7 35 (53.03%) Azure
7 35 (53.03%) Jenkins
8 21 (31.82%) Java
9 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (27.27%) Bash Shell
9 18 (27.27%) Git (software)
10 14 (21.21%) Puppet
10 14 (21.21%) Fintech
11 13 (19.70%) Opscode Chef
12 12 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
13 11 (16.67%) Public Cloud
13 11 (16.67%) Configuration Management
14 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
15 9 (13.64%) GCP
15 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
15 9 (13.64%) Amazon EC2
15 9 (13.64%) Groovy
16 8 (12.12%) Google
16 8 (12.12%) Cisco
16 8 (12.12%) SQL
16 8 (12.12%) Finance
16 8 (12.12%) Elastic Stack
16 8 (12.12%) Cybersecurity

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.58%) Apache
1 5 (7.58%) OpenStack
2 4 (6.06%) Confluence
3 1 (1.52%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 42 (63.64%) AWS
2 35 (53.03%) Azure
3 12 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (13.64%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (13.64%) GCP
5 6 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (9.09%) Serverless
6 4 (6.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (3.03%) Amazon ECS
7 2 (3.03%) GitHub
7 2 (3.03%) IaaS
7 2 (3.03%) PaaS
7 2 (3.03%) SaaS
8 1 (1.52%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.52%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.52%) AWS CodeCommit
8 1 (1.52%) AWS CodePipeline
8 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.52%) MinIO
8 1 (1.52%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Network Security
2 1 (1.52%) Firewall
2 1 (1.52%) HTTP
2 1 (1.52%) SSH
2 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) MongoDB
2 6 (9.09%) MySQL
3 4 (6.06%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.03%) Big Data
4 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (53.03%) Jenkins
2 18 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.58%) Ant
3 5 (7.58%) Artifactory
3 5 (7.58%) Maven
4 4 (6.06%) JIRA
5 3 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.03%) GitLab
6 2 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.52%) Robot Framework
7 1 (1.52%) Selenium
General
1 8 (12.12%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Military
4 1 (1.52%) Publishing
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (59.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (15.15%) Senior DevOps
2 10 (15.15%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 8 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Developer
4 7 (10.61%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Python Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Python Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) AWS DevOps
7 4 (6.06%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Linux Developer
8 3 (4.55%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (9.09%) Node.js
3 5 (7.58%) Web Services
4 4 (6.06%) Apache Flex
5 2 (3.03%) CSS
5 2 (3.03%) HTML
5 2 (3.03%) JSON
5 2 (3.03%) XML
5 2 (3.03%) YAML
6 1 (1.52%) Apache NiFi
6 1 (1.52%) OAuth
6 1 (1.52%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 7 (10.61%) Cloud Native
2 7 (10.61%) Cyberattack
3 3 (4.55%) CMDB
3 3 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.52%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (72.73%) Linux
2 6 (9.09%) CentOS
2 6 (9.09%) Debian
3 5 (7.58%) Ubuntu
4 3 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.55%) Windows
5 2 (3.03%) Unix
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (92.42%) DevOps
2 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (21.21%) Fintech
4 11 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 8 (12.12%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure as Code
6 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (9.09%) Open Source
7 6 (9.09%) Project Delivery
7 6 (9.09%) Server Building
7 6 (9.09%) Task Automation
8 5 (7.58%) Collaborative Working
8 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Automation
8 5 (7.58%) ITIL
8 5 (7.58%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (7.58%) Software Deployment
8 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.06%) Data Privacy
9 4 (6.06%) ITIL 4
Programming Languages
1 41 (62.12%) Python
2 21 (31.82%) Java
3 18 (27.27%) Bash Shell
4 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
5 9 (13.64%) Groovy
6 8 (12.12%) SQL
7 5 (7.58%) C
8 4 (6.06%) Rust
9 3 (4.55%) Perl
9 3 (4.55%) Ruby
9 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.52%) C++
11 1 (1.52%) R
11 1 (1.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.55%) Degree
3 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 48 (72.73%) Docker
2 4 (6.06%) LXC
3 2 (3.03%) oVirt
3 2 (3.03%) RHEV
4 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.52%) Ceph
4 1 (1.52%) Gluster
4 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 39 (59.09%) Terraform
2 38 (57.58%) Kubernetes
3 14 (21.21%) Puppet
4 13 (19.70%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (6.06%) Galera Cluster
5 4 (6.06%) OpenNebula
6 3 (4.55%) Packer
6 3 (4.55%) SCCM
6 3 (4.55%) SCOM
6 3 (4.55%) ZABBIX
7 2 (3.03%) Salt
8 1 (1.52%) Ambari
8 1 (1.52%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.52%) Grafana
8 1 (1.52%) Kibana
8 1 (1.52%) logstash
8 1 (1.52%) Nagios
8 1 (1.52%) Prometheus
8 1 (1.52%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.52%) SELinux
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.12%) Cisco
2 8 (12.12%) Google
3 6 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 5 (7.58%) Atlassian
5 3 (4.55%) SolarWinds
5 3 (4.55%) Splunk
6 2 (3.03%) Meraki
7 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.52%) VMware